Newscast Director/Video Editor

WCHS

Charleston, West Virginia

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Date Posted July 22, 2021
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Description:

Responsibilities:
o    Direct newscasts using Overdrive
o    Use control room for any assigned productions
o    Maintain production studio and control room
o    Editing video for daily news coverage & special projects
o    Taking in news feeds from news bureaus and various news organizations
o    Floor Direct and run teleprompter as needed
o    Collaborating with anchors, reporters and producers on video elements of newscasts
o    Meeting daily deadlines in a high-energy working environment
o    Perform other tasks related to the position as assigned

Requirements:
o    Experience using Overdrive is a definite plus
o    Knowledge of non-linear video editing with an emphasis on AVID Media Composer is also a big plus
o    Directing and coding newscasts
o    Knowledge of production standards and equipment
o    Ability to clearly give direction to crew while under pressure
o    Ability to work with a multitude of people and personalities while maintaining a professional work environment

 
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